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good morning, america. new overnight. football fiasco. another florida state player suspended charged with punching a woman. it comes just days after the team's quarterback caught on camera punching another woman. our exclusive this morning with the prosecutor and the reaction from the school. what is going on here? close call. the drone flying right near the airport, the pilot shocked. the faa investigation right now. is your flight at risk? caught on camera. driving in reverse. >> only in l.a. only in l.a. >> look at this. the driver stunned by this crazy maneuver down a winding road for miles the wrong way. how police are now trying to track this person down. and "star wars" surprise.
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the sneak peek of "the force awakens" sending fans into a frenzy. ♪ harrison ford greeting a cheering crowd and describing what it was like to suit up as han solo once again. >> i can tell you it felt great. >> the latest on this intergalactic event. good morning. can we talk about this new "star wars" movie? i watched it in null on my phone this morning. i felt like a 7-year-old. you get to see the sets, you see the droids you see the members of the original cast back in action. the only way to describe it is awesome. i am completely geeked out about this. >> you usually feel like a 7-year-old. >> there's no news there. the new revelations about that movie and first appearance
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from harrison ford since his plane crash coming up. you may also recognize a new face here with us, cheryl scott, the meteorologist from our powerhouse station wls who is in for rob today. can't wait to hear from you later. >> so happy to be here. >> it's going to be hard to top han and chewy. thank you, cheryl. we'll start with breaking news overnight. >> yet another football player from one of the top teams in the country in deep trouble. this morning running back dalvin cook from the florida state seminoles was accused of punching a woman in the face on the heels of the team quarterback seen on surveillance video punching another woman at a different bar. espn's lindsey czarniak is here with the very latest on the story. good morning lindsey. >> good morning, paula. this latest incident involves one of florida state's biggest differencemakers on the football field, but after turning himself in to police last night, it's really uncertain now what his future as a star running back holds. this morning, star florida state football player dalvin cook
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in jail for battery arrested for a violent crime, the second in less than a month. fsu president john thrasher releasing a statement supporting the immediate and indefinite suspension of cook. the 2014 breakout star allegedly attacking a woman outside a bar. witnesses say the player was initially trying to defuse an agreement between the woman and an unidentified manage. >> the next thing we know, dalvin cook just punched her in the face. >> reporter: cook allegedly hitting the victim multiple times knocking her into a parked car leaving her dirty and bleeding. cook claiming to have no recollection of the event. >> and she's willing to testify, and i felt pretty confident that she will become a good witness. >> reporter: this is the third player for the team to be accused of attacking women. in june former quarterback de'andre johnson charged with battery caught on tape punching this woman in the face. johnson swiftly dismissed from the team. in 2012 seminole turned number
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one nfl draft pick jameis winston accused of raping a woman. the player never charged later filing a countersuit. >> i knew i did nothing wrong and that's why i knew that i could respect the process and i would eventually be vindicated. >> reporter: coach jimbo fisher releasing a statement following the most recent incident saying "i do not tolerate this type of behavior and remain committed to educating our young men and holding them accountable for their actions." jimbo has also been asked by the president to talk to his team. this is not the first time dalvin cook has been in trouble. he was also investigated as an associate in an aggravated assault back in 2014. guys. >> just another blemish for the football program. lindsey, good to have you here. new worries this morning about the dangers of drones. one of them apparently came way too close to a plane that was about to land. the pilot radioing air traffic control and mara schiavocampo is here with more. mara, good morning. >> reporter: dan, good morning. that remote controlled drone flying thousands of feet in the air way too close to that plane
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causing a really tense period of concern just moments before landing. this morning, the federal aviation administration investigating a close call for a us airways flight. a pilot spotting a drone right in the aircraft's path as he prepared to land at charlotte douglas airport wednesday. >> it was about 2,100 feet deep and it was just off our left side and maybe 100 feet away. >> reporter: the we motor controlled quadrocopter violating the ban and hovering 2100 feet in the air. >> it's really scary. >> shouldn't be anywhere near an airport. >> reporter: this isn't the first near miss at charlotte douglas. faa records showing in july of last year a passenger jet on approach when the pilot reported a black and white drone buzzing just 100 feet below him. >> the reason we don't want a drone anywhere close to commercial airliners is because of the possibility of one being ingested in an engine and doing a tremendous amount of damage.
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>> reporter: and at new york's laguardia airport in may a drone soaring at nearly 3,000 feet over a brooklyn park forcing a delta shuttle pilot to pull the plane up 200 feet to avoid hitting it. >> you have some people who just regardless of what rules are out there they're going to do what they want to do. >> reporter: now that plane landed without further incident and no one was injured. the faa does have a number of regulations regarding drones including not flying near any manned aircraft or even within sight of the operator. we seem to be hearing about these more and more these day. >> and i suspect we'll continue to hear about it. not going away. mara, appreciate it. the fbi making a bombshell admission that the agency's background check system failed and the suspect accused of killing nine at the historic black church in south carolina never should have been able to buy a gun. that massacre led to this historic scene, however, the confederate flag being taken down from outside the state capitol where it has waved for more than a half century and abc's phillip mena is there in columbia with the story. good morning, phillip.
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>> reporter: paula, good morning. the confederate flag no longer flying behind me in part because of a movement sparked by the tragedy in charleston. now we're learning what the fbi could have done to prevent it. this morning, the fbi admitting its background check system failed saying confessed killer dylann roof should not have been allowed to buy the gun allegedly used to shoot and kill nine people inside a charleston church. brandon richer's grandmother, ethel lance, among those killed. >> having an admission is one thing but it doesn't dry up my tears or any of my concerns. if anything it infuriates me even more. >> reporter: the fate full chain of events beginning on saturday april 11th. roof goes to buy a handgun at this south carolina gun store. because it's the weekend the fbi wouldn't begin the required criminal background check until monday, april 13th. when an fbi examiner learns roof
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was arrested on drug charges but they're not able to reach the arresting police department and the fbi is unaware that roof had allegedly admitted to the crime, a crucial fact that should have prevented him from getting the gun. by law the fbi has three days to stop a gun sale. on april 16th with no word from the fbi, dylann roof is sold the the 45 caliber glock and two months later nine african-american worshippers are shot dead at charleston's emanuel ame church. fbi director james comey now saying we wish we could turn back time. the fbi's painful admission coming down just hours after the confederate flag did. the result of a heated debate sparked by the shooting in charleston. the polarizing symbol no longer flying at the state capitol in south carolina. >> it wasn't just about heritage, it was about hate. >> reporter: the president tweeting "the removal is a signal of good will and healing and a meaningful step towards a better future, forged through
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better future." a future forged through tragedy. >> my grandmother and eight other victims are able to look at that and say, i was able to evoke change. >> reporter: the confederate flag that flew here for 50 years will eventually be displayed in a local museum. meantime the fbi is now ordering a review of its protocol. paula, dan. >> phillip, thank you. history being made in south carolina. many other states continue to fight this battle, as well. thank you again. we turn to ron claiborne who has a look at the other developing stories this morning including jail time for this cancer doctor in michigan. >> that is right, good morning to you, dan and paula. rachel good morning to you. good morning, everyone. it was judgment day for that michigan doctor who intentionally misdiagnosed hundreds of patients and had them undergo cancer treatments that they did not need. on friday a federal court judge sentenced dr. farid fata to 45 years behind bars. fata pleaded guilty to charge that he ordered chemotherapy for more than 500 healthy patients which made them sick or terminally ill patients who couldn't be helped by the treatment.
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and in texas, new video that surfaced this morning of the deadly biker shoot-out in waco, texas. this videotape is from a restaurant next door to the twin peaks bar. the shooting took place in may and it shows people fleeing in panic moments before police officers arrived with their guns drawn. nine people were killed in the incident, 18 others were wounded. 170 people were arrested in connection with that shooting. and donald trump's presidential bid appears to be gaining momentum in the wake of his comments about mexican immigrants. a huge crowd was expected when he appears at a rally in phoenix. in arizona later today organizers had to move a rally in support of trump to the city's convention center after interest in that appearance swelled. anti-trump protesters expected to show up outside today's event. and turning overseas now to a deadly explosion overnight in egypt, the huge blast happened early saturday outside the italian consulate in the capital city of cairo. one person was killed. four others injured. an italian diplomat says the consulate was closed at the time and no staff members were hurt
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in that explosion. back here at home, a surge in gas prices out west right now, the average price for a gallon of regular in california is $3.58. that is up 14 cents in just a week. that is a stark contrast to gas prices nationwide which are holding steady an average of $2.76 a gallon for regular. lower inventory following the exxonmobil refinery explosion this spring in california may be to blame for the prices out there going so high so fast. gasbuddy.com predicting it could climb another 30 cents in the next week. keep an eye on that, rachel. >> yeah, absolutely. and finally, los angeles is known, of course, for traffic backups, but here's a twist. one driver backing up as in driving backwards. watch this, a stunned motorist capturing this on his cell phone. the driver of the audi zipping in reverse along laurel canyon boulevard -- rachel you know it well -- known for its windy
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roads as oncoming cars whiz by. a reckless driver -- we don't have to say allegedly, do we? >> no. >> we have video evidence. >> crossing over the double yellow lines many times for more than two miles. >> two smiles he drove like that? >> yeah, just like that. >> i'm impressed by that actually. >> you know, it is -- >> really impressive but the police are not impressed. they have only to go on the dealer plates and they are contacting the dealership to find out who that person is. that person's going to pay a price for that. >> and now that we've expressed how impressed we are, we're going to be charged as accessories. >> exactly. >> thanks for that one. >> a camera, i mean that would be even more impressive. >> don't try that, rachel. >> i won't try it. >> fair enough. i've driven that road, as well. we're going to move on now. we've been hearing from the sisters who managed to survive for days in the wilderness of wyoming. there they are. there was a massive search and rescue set in motion after the sisters went missing. and we're going to get their story now from abc's clayton sandell. >> reporter: three sisters missing for days now speaking out. >> how thankful we are for the
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whole search and rescue team and all the volunteers. >> reporter: megan andrews-sharer and her sisters erin and kelsi say they knew they were lost. >> realized we weren't where we wanted to be and called it quits. >> reporter: staying in one place skipping meals to make their food last longer. >> i'm not sure we wish we had anything except ten days of food which we didn't expect that we needed. >> the car is there. >> reporter: when the trio became overdue from their camping trip into this remote wyoming back country, search and rescue teams jumped into action. the sisters waiting and praying. >> that's the only thing that can keep you sane in the wilderness for six days not knowing what's going on in the other end looking for signs and little things like a rainbow to show you that, you know, god's really taking care of you. >> reporter: thanks to two cowboys who spotted the women on a distant ridge and phoned it in. >> always helping someone out in a time like that, that makes you feel good.
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>> reporter: rescuers finally arrived thursday by air. >> when i saw the sight as we landed in the helicopter, i realized that there was no way people were going to give up on the search, and that was something that, you know, crossed my mind a couple of times. >> reporter: but before their next camping trip, their father has some advice. >> tell us where you're going. that would be really helpful. >> reporter: for "good morning america," clayton sandell, abc news jackson hole, wyoming. >> what a remarkable story. we want to turn now to a horrific crash that is raising new concerns about your safety on the road and on the rails. this collision which was all caught on dash cam taking place right before the driver's eyes saying he was shocked to see those railroad crossing gate, well they never went down and the train pummeled into that truck. abc's mary bruce is in queens, new york, this morning where that frightening crash took place. good morning, mary. >> reporter: hey, paula, good morning. this is a busy crossing. in fact, in just the last decade, there have been more than a dozen accidents here, the
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latest one, almost unimaginable. a terrifying collision on the track. >> i thought it was going to be big explosion. >> reporter: caught on dash cam video, a freight train slamming into a tractor trailer early wednesday morning in queens, new york. look closely, the rail guard arms are up. and those warning lights don't come on until just seconds before the train plows through the crossing and into the big rig. the truck driver with the dash cam witnessed the horrifying moment. >> you can see clearly the gate was up. all signal lights they were not working. >> reporter: but this isn't the first time we've seen these dangerous lapses. >> emergency, struck a vehicle right there at the metro. >> reporter: last month in jacksonville, florida, this car was split in half by a passenger train after the safety gates failed to drop. >> when i turned around the back of the car wasn't there. >> reporter: and in march there were no gates in place at this kentucky crossing to stop this driver from getting into a fatal crash.
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>> we have four patients, be advised they're all critical. >> reporter: with only 36% of public railway crossings equipped with safety gates, experts say drivers also need to be more alert. >> the message is that we have driver issues and we need education. we need awareness at crossings. >> reporter: it's hard to believe but amazingly this driver had only minor injuries and the train engineers were unharmed. other truck drivers tell us near misses here are frequent and that these gates often don't come down. investigators of this latest crash are now looking into these signals. dan and paula. >> but the good news there, nobody seriously hurt. we really appreciate your reporting this morning. mary, thank you. we will make a turn to a much happier story. in the words of our good friend robin roberts, new york city's canyon of heroes was transformed into the canyon of heroines. >> yes, and it was a beautiful sight. team usa, the women's world cup
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champs were celebrated. they were cheered and showered with tons of confetti as a women's team was honored for the first time in new york's famed ticker tape parade. >> all: usa, usa. >> reporter: another chapter of her story made friday. with smiles and cheers lining the streets of new york city thousands of fans donning red, white and blue. >> go, usa! >> reporter: team spirit and girl power the themes. in a historic day for women everywhere, team usa inspiring some of its youngest supporters and possible future world cup winners. what do you love this about team? >> they're really strong. >> reporter: so you all play soccer, right? >> yeah. >> all: usa! >> reporter: the u.s. women's soccer team honored with a ticker tape parade fit for champions trailing through the canyon of heroes famously marched by politicians, the apollo 11 astronauts, amelia
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earhart and now the national team. proudly holding that trophy as the first women squad to ever win three world cup titles. >> you know how to throw a party! yes, it's one nation, yes it's one team but that team is here with us in new york city today. >> reporter: the party continuing at city hall with our very own robin roberts leading the rally for the champs. >> for someone who went through title 9 and dreamed of a day like this, thank you, mayor. >> reporter: and the team that created the nation of believers taking the stage for the celebration. >> the reason why we won this world cup is because none of us ever stopped believing and neither should you guys. >> reporter: a well deserved ceremony 129 years in the making. >> the world cup was a dream come true but having this parade here in new york city was one of the best moments of my entire life and we all feel the same.
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>> those women are so cool and didn't tell her i was going and got home and she watched it on tv and said, mommy, why didn't you take me? >> why didn't you take her? >> i was running around. i probably would have lost her and it would have been bad. it would have ended poorly but i got to tell you, the weather was -- it couldn't have been any more beautiful, any more perfect. on that note we send it over to cheryl scott. yesterday in new york city prime weather for that parade, congrats to them. now, we're looking at the threat of severe thunderstorms. we have video from denver, kores field at the game last night. the fans were evacuated after the game ended but they stuck around, after the thunder and lightning they got a fireworks show. the fans lucky there they got two fireworks shows. the severe risk in eastern north
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carolina. the heat will be on, a lot of heading to area beaches. strong winds and brief tornado cannot be ruled out. a greater enhancement for severe storms in the upper midwest through parts of central illinois and the ohio valley where we could see gusty winds and large hail brief tornado. minneapolis newer in the bulls eye. tomorrow, summer we'll have temperatures in the 90s fargo dodge city, 102 degrees sunday into monday. it keeps buildings into the middle part of the country. we relief for the folks in the pacific northwest west and idaho will see one to two inches of rain. that's a look at the nation's weather here's a look closer to home. >> reporter: good morning, everyone, i'm meteorologist chris sowers with that accuweather update. we're clearing near the
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pennsylvania turnpike source in as he sussex county, delaware, all that activity is the pushing out to sea. there's the view, center city skyline looking nice, clearing conditions. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast, 88 degrees today mostly sunny this afternoon. comfortable humidity levels. >> so can't complain. beautiful weather across a large part of the country. just a slight risk of those strong storms. >> a beautiful day in chicago where, again, from wls, one of my favorite cities on earth, chicago. cheryl, great to have you. >> we used to work together. >> that's right. we go way back don't we. >> bringing it back. >> way back, cheryl. >> great job. great to have you. coming up on the show, the missing mom gone for a week. the search intensifying. what were the results of the lie detector test her boyfriend took? and "star wars" surprises. new clues to "the force awakens" movie have just been released
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and harrison ford takes the stage at comic-con. dan is geeking out. something to be afraid about because we've got your first look at "walking dead" the brand-new season. >> i can't decide which one i'm more excited for. i love both of these. >> i'm in love with "the walking dead." "good morning america" is brought to you by lumber liquidators. hardwood floors for less. across america, people are taking charge of their type 2 diabetes... ...with non-insulin victoza.
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>> sky6 live hd taking a live look for us now at atlantic city. doesn't look george outlines right now. but -- gorgeous right now but we are expecting a gorgeous weekend for relaxing on the beach or anywhere else.
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good morning i'm eva pilgrim. let's go outside to chris sowers. >> reporter: the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast maybe we have another hour, two tops of cloudy conditions, 88 degrees, sunny and hot tomorrow, 90. monday tuesday wednesday showers and thunderstorms possible everyday. highs in the upper 80s. eva. >> how a selfie stick saved a family during severe weather ahead on "action news" at 9:00. for now we send you back to "good morning america." and discovered a new level of empowerment. at cancer treatment centers of america in philadelphia, that's what we do-empower our patients with a comprehensive second opinion. and because time is of the essence, we do it a single one day. explore your options with a one-day second opinion. learn more at cancercenter.com/eastern.
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we're right back.> ♪ we can't go ♪ ♪ we already have three we don't know how to act because we're having one more baby ♪ ♪ this child -- >> i love this two very creative families changed the lyrics to walk the moon's "shut up and dance" to "we're adding one more baby." i love this. jonathan murray, his brother and their family star in it. it is hysterical. it is wildly popular on the internet. we want to say good morning, america. and even though my family has already begun and started having a family. we are drawing the line at three. no more babies. >> i have one. if i had the fourth on the way there would be no singing and dancing. >> no singing and dancing. no smiles. >> we've got something even cooler coming up here. there's an intergalactic freakout happening mostly in my head this morning. here's why.
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harrison ford, mark hamill carrie fisher, much of the cast health care of "star wars" appearing overnight at comic-con in san diego where they released some tantalizing behind-the-scenes footage of the new movie, the full story coming up, but we'll start here with an intensifying search this morning for a mother of five from kentucky who's been missing for more than a week now. >> the family of crystal rogers with a heartbreaking plea increasing their reward money hoping that someone comes forward with information. all this as the results of her boyfriend's polygraph are released and abc's marci gonzalez is here with the very latest. good morning marci. >> reporter: good morning, paula and dan. her boyfriend admits they have a rocky relationship, but insists he has no idea where she could be. police calling her disappearance concerning and unusual. this morning, a desperate and emotional search for this mother of five from kentucky now missing for more than a week. >> we love you. we want to know where you're at. contact us. let us know that you're okay.
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>> reporter: 35-year-old crystal rogers last seen by her live-in boyfriend brooks houck on july 3rd. houck claiming rogers stayed up late and when he woke up in the morning she was gone. since then police and volunteers working to retrace rogers' steps scouring farmland and woods but the only sign of rogers, her car, this maroon chevrolet with a flat tire, her keys, purse and uncharged cell phone still inside found along the side of kentucky's bluegrass parkway in an area loved ones tell police she rarely traveled. >> if he said he went to bed at 11:00 and she was still up on her phone, i can't see her just jumping in her car with a dead cell phone. >> reporter: houck insisting he had nothing to do with the disappearance of the mother of his 2-year-old son taking a polygraph test telling hln's nancy grace the results were inconclusive. >> i'm 100% completely innocent in this. i want the emphasis to remain on crystal's safe return.
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>> reporter: that is her family's plea this morning. >> crystal, we love you. we're looking for you, and we're not gonna stop. >> reporter: and the reward for information leading to rogers' safe return now up to $71,000. family members are now caring for her five children who, of course, are so desperate for her to come home. >> it's got to be so tough on those kids. marci, thank you. >> thank you. we do want to turn it over to ron for another look at our lead story. those shocking charges against another florida state football player. >> yeah that's right. one of the nation's top college football programs sacked by yet another scandal. dalvin cook, running back for fsu, florida state, out on bond this morning arrested for allegedly attacking a woman outside a bar. the arrest comes after video surfaced allegedly showing de'andre johnson punching a woman at a different bar. a volcano eruption is causing travel chaos in that country. thousands of travelers stranded
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as airlines are forced to cancel flights in and out of bali because of the risk posed by the volcanic ash shooting into the air. and the greek parliament has approved a bailout proposed which could continue a tough economic austerity measure in that country. european leaders meet tomorrow to discuss whether to approve the deal or prepare for greece's exit from the eurozone. and finally also across in europe, prince philip is accused of using foul language to hurry a photographer along taking a family photo. their family photo decked out in full military regalia. the 94-year-old was surrounded by his family including his grandson and future king, prince william as the photographers got the gents into position, prince philip delivered a not so royal decree. we're not going to tell you what it was but based on the look -- >> you know what it is? >> i know what it is. the presumed prince william was not too pleased with his grandfather. >> he had a few moments. >> salty language. >> he's human. he is human. >> yeah.
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>> he's definitely human. >> a royal human. >> right. yes, ron claiborne, no cyborg himself, thank you very much. let's get the weather now. in for rob from wls 7 in chicago one of our favorite stations, the meteorologist cheryl scott, hey, cheryl. the good news is not a whole lot of severe weather happening today. we'll take you live chicago checking in with you it's going to be a busy weekend taste of chicago there's beautiful lake michigan and the skyline 66 degrees. temperatures climbing to 80 degrees enjoy because showers and thunderstorms move in for the second part of the weekend. we're looking at the potential for flooding threat there's a bus eye along i-80 along central parts of illinois where we'll find one to two inches of rain late tonight and into early sunday. parts included in that the upper midwest. we have heat advisory in place for the central portion of the
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county with heat climbing 100 degrees into monday. prepare for that. look at the heath index values for the parts of the southeast. we'll have temperatures climbing into the 90s be it will feel like 100 degrees. the way to escape the heat go to area beaches. northeast high temperatures in the low to mid # -- 80s with plenty of golden sunshine. that's the a look across the nation, here's what's happening locally. >> reporter: good morning, everyone, i'm meteorologist chris sowers with this accuweather update. that golden sunshine we're not seeing just yet especially south jersey and delaware. you'll see it later on. # 8 degrees -- 88 degrees in philadelphia. low humidity. . >> yeah. >> chicago. >> white sox.
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>> are you running for office? that was amazing. >> yeah. >> both because they're in different leagues. so, i can have an american league and a national league. there you go. >> i was a white sox fan when i lived in chicago so -- >> and now you're a yankees fan. >> our producer is getting in my ear and using language kind of like prince philip so we got to move along here. coming up, "star wars" fans whipped into a frenzy, harrison ford aka han solo taking the stage for the first time since his plane crash as we get a behind-the-scenes look at "the force awakens" and nerds myself included everywhere lose their collective minds. and lebron james goes from basketball to the big screen. how he's honoring his hometown again in "pop news." >> when i lost the championship in 2011 -- >> when i lost the championship in 2011 --
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[ playing the theme to "star wars" ] breaking "star wars" news this morning. you're looking at just released behind-the-scenes footage from the new "star wars" which is called "the force awakens" and is due out, i believe in december. >> i wish we could take your pulse and by the way your voice went up on octave. it was released overnietght at comic-con where we saw harrison ford otherwise known as
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han solo in his first major appearance since that plane crash several months ago and abc's kayna whitworth is on the story from our l.a. bureau. kayna, good thing you're not here because dan is totally geeking out. >> i would switch places with you in a heartbeat. >> i was wondering what it's like to work with him this morning, although i love it, i do. fans at san diego's comic-con it was the celebration of a lifetime. they got to see and hear from han solo himself along with princess leia and luke skywalker for the latest "star wars" installment "the force awakens." disney and lucas films making the decision to bring back all the main characters from the original trilogy and delighting fans both young and old in doing so. >> han solo. >> reporter: the smuggler. >> chewy here tells me you're looking for passage to the alderaan system. >> laugh it up, fuzz ball. >> reporter: the here reis back. >> ladies and gentlemen, harrison ford. >> reporter: that's right, harrison ford making his first appearance since crash landing his vintage airplane in march speaking friday at comic-con in san diego.
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>> i just walked here. [ laughter ] >> yeah. >> it's all good. i really appreciate it. thank you. thanks for asking. >> reporter: the 72-year-old star says he's excited to be reprising his iconic role as han solo. >> i was proud and grateful to once again be involved. i will tell you that it felt great. it felt -- >> reporter: this just one of a long list of surprises all part of a "star wars" frenzy. fans of all things galaxy and far, far away lining up for hours, even days just to get in. >> i slept out for two nights in a row for this, and it was all worth it. >> reporter: fans everywhere treated with new behind-the-scenes footage from the set of j.j. abrams' highly anticipated "star wars: the force awakens." >> i can die now. >> reporter: new alien life forms and crashed fighters. >> i'm luke skywalker. i'm here to rescue you. >> reporter: even hearing from the greatest jedi the galaxy has ever known. >> nothing's changed really. everything's changed but
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nothing's changed. >> reporter: plus han solo returning to the cockpit of the millennium falcon. >> who wants to see a live "star wars" concert right now? ♪ [ cheers and applause ] >> reporter: and those 6,000 fans who waited in line, they were treated with a surprise secret concert, the "star wars" soundtrack played by the san diego symphony. >> and always may the force be with you. ♪ >> reporter: oh, it is so exciting and, so, dan, unless you plan on making that run and smuggling this movie in for us we all have to wait journal december 18th to see it. >> i draw the line at breaking the law, but i will say and by the way, thank you, kayna, when i was 7 when that movie came out, i saw it so many times my parents would bring us to the theater no matter what time of day we would just go in in the middle and watch it from the middle back to the middle again. loved it. >> wow. >> you can quote it. can't you? >> i can quote it and paula revealed to me earlier she thought it was han solo -- a german guy apparently. >> i believe i'm probably not
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♪ back with "pop news." very, very happy and lucky to have rachel smith in here for the vacationing sara haines. how is it going? >> great. long time no see. "pop news," we have some great stuff. i know, dan, you're looking forward to one of them. >> i know. >> first up, the
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residents of akron got a little taste of hollywood with lebron james bringing the premiere of the movie "trainwreck" to its hometown. the cleveland cavalier superstar is making his acting debut in the film. it stars amy schumer, bill hader and vanessa bayer who made a journey to the red carpet to mingle with king james' friends and family. >> how do you feel being a movie star? >> i'm not a movie star. i'm not quitting my day job. if it fits right and right thing for myself, then i wouldn't mind. >> have you seen the movie? >> i haven't so i'm excited. just like everybody else. >> so bashful there, lebron. "trainwreck" will come crashing into theaters nationwide july 17th. >> i love how he's modest about his acting skills but he will unabashedly say i'm the best basketball player. >> it's a fact too. >> it is a fact. >> not going -- i don't know if i'm argue with that -- oh yeah he's undeniably the best. moving on, i don't want to get into hot water there. that's a sensitive topic.
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moving on, fans of "walking dead" are going to be chilled to the bone for the first look at season 6. >> when you watch me -- >> oh, my gosh, i've already watched this twice. all your favorite -- most of your favorite cast members made it out alive last season, but now this time around producers showed off this megatrailer at comic-con in san diego, very intense and from the looks of it there will be a big showdown between rick and morgan, oh, yeah. the series returns to amc with a 90-minute premiere october 11th. i am so counting down the days it's scary. >> it's a great show. it's scary. >> can you join it midway or -- >> you are going to want to start back from season one. >> i envy you could start back from season one. i still can't get my wife to watch it with me. >> seriously? i will make her a believer. >> i'm scared. >> my wife also thinks it's han
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>> good morning, it is saturday july 11 i'm eva pilgrim. here's what we're following on "action news." several people are injured when a truck and car collide in montgomery county. an explosion rocks the italian consulate in egypt and authorities are investigating whether a car bomb is to blame. pennsylvania's budget
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battle could be coming to an end. what governor wolf is saying. those stories in a moment, but first the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast. >> reporter: looks good. >> that's all you have to say? we suffered for weeks. >> reporter: we deserve a nice weekend and we're going to get it now. if you're watching me down the shore, you're probably saying it doesn't look too good right now. see that sunshine and bright blue it's heading your way. we've clearing conditions and it promises to be a nice day around the delaware valley. trenton, 74. lancaster, 71. sea isle, 75. boards in atlantic city, 75. there's a small little disturbance from west to east from baltimore to the coast ocean city maryland getting wet down here. cape may a few spritzes and sprinkles around. you look up toward the
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